This is easily the most popular – and most important – question anyone has when getting started with essential oils. With so many choices and lots of similarities it can be overwhelming when you first look at a collection of EOs. Get educated on the differences and learn the answers to three of the most common essential oil questions with today’s post.
There is a reason cedar chests are a popular and heartfelt heirloom passed down from generation to generation in some families. In addition to being an excellent protector to its contents, the deep aroma of Cedrus atlantica is comforting, calming, and even spiritual. These qualities extend to the essential oil produced by steam distilling the wood of this evergreen tree.
A staple in many spice racks, Nutmeg has a unique profile of sweetness and warmth. Often experienced in powder form, it can also be enjoyed as an essential oil. With numerous benefits – both in the kitchen and out – Nutmeg is an excellent choice to include in your essential oil collection.
Just like their domesticated garden offspring, the wild carrot plant is full of healthy benefits. The most powerful of these are antioxidant support for your skin. So make sure you eat your carrots at dinner, and add Daucus carota to your skin care routine.
Originating in the tropical rainforests of Southern Asia, Zingiber officinale is an integral part of the culinary identity for many cultures in the region. Ginger’s unique mixture of hot, spicy, and sweet flavors is used to enhance countless beverages and dishes. Keep reading to discover more of the exciting benefits this plant and its essential oil have to offer.